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Julio C. Esquivel

Tampa Managing Partner and Firmwide Management Committee Member
Bank of America Plaza
101 E. Kennedy Boulevard
Suite 2800
Tampa, FL 33602
Direct813.227.2325
Fax813.229.1660
jesquivel@slk-law.com

Assistant

Judy Jaggie
Direct813.227.2250
jjaggie@slk-law.com

Julio C. Esquivel, a member of the firm's Management Committee, has significant experience in corporate, transactional and securities matters, including: public offerings and private placements; domestic and international mergers and acquisitions; recapitalization and restructurings; venture capital; joint ventures; franchising; and Securities Exchange Act reporting obligations. Julio's experience includes:

  • advising emerging growth companies regarding growth, financing and exit strategies;
  • advising public company boards, special committees and executive management regarding their fiduciary duties and corporate governance best practices;
  • advising buyers and sellers regarding M&A deal strategies, structures and techniques;
  • representing issuers and underwriters in connection with public and private offerings of debt and equity securities;
  • representing investors and businesses in connection with venture capital and private equity investments;
  • representing franchisors and franchisees; and
  • advising parties with regard to joint venture, partnership and related agreements.

Honors

  • Best Lawyers in America, 2017
  • TBBCA Impact Award Recipient, 2015

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • The Florida Bar
  • Tampa Public Art Alliance, Chair
  • Tampa Theatre, Board of Directors
  • Tampa Museum of Art, Board of Trustees
  • Gasparilla Music Festival, Board of Directors

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Publications

05.13.2012"Capitalization, Shares and Distributions," Florida Corporate Practice, Fourth Edition
05.13.2012"Paying a Lawyer with Stock," Business Law Today
05.01.2012"How to Effectively Use a Letter of Intent," Smart Business Tampa Bay

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Education

  • J.D., University of California at Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), 1991
  • B.S., Finance, University of Florida, 1988

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Florida, 1992

Languages

  • Spanish

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